Viyana incident : Missing tuition master found

Saturday, 28 April 2018 - 11:48

The tuition master who was reported missing after his luxury vehicle was salvaged from Viyana canal, has surrendered to police.

He had surrendered to Mahiyanganaya police this morning (Apr. 28).

He was a resident of Hingurakgoda and had left home saying that he's going to Kataragama.

Earlier, 4 police teams were deployed to locate him.

Police said reports indicated that missing person's mobile phone was found to be activated.

The Mahaweli Authority also restricted water supply to the Viyana canal in an attempt to find the missing person.

During the recent, past 6 persons were killed after vehicles had fallen into this canal.

Then President ordered the Mahaweli Authority build a protective fence along the canal.

Rs. 26 million was also set aside.